HOWTO install python on your iPod:
 1) Download to your iPod
 2) Decompress it: tar xvzf python4ipod.tar.gz
 This create the directories:
 <ipod>/python/bin/ : Python interpreter
 <ipod>/python/lib/ : Python libraries
 and install executable and libraries.

 3) Link <ipod>/bin/python to <ipod>/python/bin/python:
 cd <ipod>/bin
 ln -s ../python/bin/python python

 4) Reboot ipod and boot ipodlinux

 5) To run python scripts you need a modified version of podzilla: or
 type in the sash shell: python

 Note: <ipod> is the directory where your OS mounts iPod.